Businesses in Spencer County
can save money by recycling. By generating less
trash a business can save money on disposal
cost. Paper comprises the largest percentage
(about 40% by weight) of the waste stream. Most
types of paper found in offices are recyclable.
Paper Examples include:
- computer and
- mixed colored
- shredded paper
- unwanted mail
(including window envelopes)
- corrugated boxes
- paperboard boxes
Call the Spencer County Solid
Waste Management District for information on
waste audits and presentations.
All pick-ups are free and
depending on the waste audit and the needs of
the business, most of the containers needed to
start a work-place recycling program can be
furnished by the District.